Friends of Somerset Regional Animal Shelter

PO Box 8073, 100 Commons Way, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Phone: (908) 725-0308 Fax: 908-725-5043 E-mail:

Open for Adoptions Tues & Thurs 12-4PM, Wed 12-6PM, Fri 12-7PM, Sat 12-5PM


Fostering can be a very rewarding experience. We are in need of foster homes year round, but particularly in the spring, summer, and early fall when many kittens are born. Volunteer foster parents provide temporary care for kittens, puppies, dogs, and cats. Some may need to be foster for only a week, while others may need several months of care. By offering your time, energy, and home to an animal in need you prepare the animal for adoption into a permanent home and prevent overcrowding at the shelter. We work hard to match the capabilities of the foster parent with the needs of the animal. There are often foster placements appropriate for those who work full time. It is essential that you be able to keep your foster animals isolated from any of your own pet. A separate room, such as a spare bathroom or laundry room, will work best. If you would like to foster, please read and complete the Foster Parent Agreement forms below. You may bring or mail the completed forms to the shelter.

Foster Parent Forms